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rank·er

 (răng′kər)
n. Chiefly British
1. An enlisted soldier.
2. A commissioned officer who has been promoted from enlisted status.

ranker

(ˈræŋkə)
n
1. (Military) a soldier in the ranks
2. (Military) a commissioned officer who entered service as a recruit, esp in the army

rank•er

(ˈræŋ kər)

n.
1. a person who ranks.
2. Brit. a soldier in the ranks or a commissioned officer promoted from the ranks.
[1825–35]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.ranker - a commissioned officer who has been promoted from enlisted status
Britain, Great Britain, U.K., UK, United Kingdom, United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland - a monarchy in northwestern Europe occupying most of the British Isles; divided into England and Scotland and Wales and Northern Ireland; `Great Britain' is often used loosely to refer to the United Kingdom
commissioned officer - a military officer holding a commission
2.ranker - an enlisted soldier who serves in the ranks of the armed forces
Britain, Great Britain, U.K., UK, United Kingdom, United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland - a monarchy in northwestern Europe occupying most of the British Isles; divided into England and Scotland and Wales and Northern Ireland; `Great Britain' is often used loosely to refer to the United Kingdom
soldier - an enlisted man or woman who serves in an army; "the soldiers stood at attention"
Translations

ranker

[ˈræŋkəʳ] N (Mil) (= officer) → oficial m patatero

ranker

n (Mil) (= soldier)einfacher or gemeiner Soldat; (= officer) aus dem Mannschaftsstand aufgestiegener Offizier
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